As you read this I will be on I-85, driving back from my sister’s house in South Carolina. I hope that you all have had a peaceful, calming, and restful holiday season (or, if not, that the peace comes on New Year’s); it is only a few days until the calendar turns to 2019 and we really start ramping up towards the new season.
D.C. United 2018 season review: Ulises Segura - Black And Red United: If you haven’t already, take the time to give us your opinion on Ulises Segura.
The @LAGalaxy have reached agreement w/ Guillermo Barros Schelotto to become the team's new coach. Schelotto was manager at Argentine power Boca Juniors until Dec. 14. Another coup for GM Dennis te Kloese who, this month, also re-signed @Ibra_official to a record @MLS contract— Kevin Baxter (@kbaxter11) December 26, 2018
GBS is a good hire for the LA Galaxy, especially considering he was their third choice behind Caleb Porter and Dom Kinnear.
Atlanta United has reached out to Martinez about new contract: Especially with Almiron seemingly on the way out, Atlanta needs to lock down Martinez for the long term.
ASN article: Thoughts on De Boer and updates on Guttman, Polster, Perez, & Sonora: One of my firm beliefs: young Americans looking to develop should not go to Scotland.
Lots of unconfirmed rumors coming out that former LA Galaxy manager and American soccer legend Sigi Schmid passed away last night.— LAG Confidential (@LAGConfidential) December 26, 2018
Gutted and heartbroken for Sigi and his family. He was a kind, decent man who will be missed by everyone in the soccer community. R.I.P.
Sigi Schmid, former Galaxy coach, dies at 65 https://t.co/lBAELJ1Sq4 pic.twitter.com/0SacCxcOVz— L.A. Times Sports (@latimessports) December 26, 2018
Sigi Schmid and his coaching career are defined by far more than his MLS wins record | The Athletic
Rest well, Sigi.
That’s all I’ve got; what’s up?